The Intention of Resettling in Cities (towns) of China’s New-generation of Migrant Workers and Individual-level Determinants
Qingling Huang, Guangsheng Zhang
Available Online July 2013.
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- China; the new-generation of migrant workers; settlement intention; working cities; small and medium-sized cities
- Under the background of China's accelerating urbanization with worrisome quality, it is necessary to examine the future settlement intention of Chinese new- generation of migrant workers who has a stronger will to settle in cities. In this paper, the current status, reasons and individual-level factors affecting the intention of settling in cities (towns) of the new-generation of migrant workers are studied, based on the questionnaire in 5 cities (counties) of Liaoning Province in 2012. It has found that the new-generation of migrant workers tends to settle in small and medium-sized cities, and the territorial proximity principle plays an important role in making decisions for settlement.
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TY - CONF AU - Qingling Huang AU - Guangsheng Zhang PY - 2013/07 DA - 2013/07 TI - The Intention of Resettling in Cities (towns) of China’s New-generation of Migrant Workers and Individual-level Determinants BT - 2nd International Conference on Science and Social Research (ICSSR 2013) PB - Atlantis Press SN - 1951-6851 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icssr-13.2013.125 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icssr-13.2013.125 ID - Huang2013/07 ER -